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Music for a Sunday Evening in the Park - Come enjoy some great music on a Sunday evening in July and August. Bring friends and come out to Latham Park for a free evening of music featuring Tubas in the Summer and Greensboro Concert Band. Blankets, chairs and picnics are welcome. In case of inclement weather call 336-373-2373.

Address: W. Wendover at Latham and Cridland Rd.
905 Cridland Road
, Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 3(36-)373-2549 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: citymusic@greensboro-nc.gov

January

1 - 2 U.S. Hot Rod Monster Jam - Address: 1921 W. Lee St. , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-7474 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Andrew.Brown@ci.greensboro.nc.us
Fee: Fee

1 - 3 Annual NC RV & Camping Show - Come and see the best in RV & Camping equipment. Times and ticket prices vary by day.

Address: Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 West Lee Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-7474 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Andrew.Brown@ci.greensboro.nc.us
Fee: Adults: $8; Children 7-12: $1; Children 6 and under: FREE

February

3 Car Parts/ Auto Auction - Auction conducted by Waheed Tijani NCAL #9765
Saturday, February 7, 2015 @ 10am
Registration: 9am
Location: Southern Automotive
2320 Randleman Road
Greensboro, NC, 27405
For more information, please contact 336-456-7283 or 336-373-1511

Address: 2320 Randleman Rd , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 336-456-7283 (Always call and confirm events)

3 Seafest - Come in out of the cold and have aquatic fun during our Seafest celebration. ?Strange Seafood Tasting,? sponsored by Mahi?s Seafood Restaurant, will be one of our featured activities. Visitors can sample delicacies, such as squid, shark, mussels or maybe even conch fritters! Other entertaining act

Address: 4301 Lawndale DriveGreensboro, NC 27455
4301 Lawndale Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27455 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)288-3769 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@natsci.org
Fee: Fee

10 DeafNation Expo - Come out and enjoy Celebrations, workshops, and entertainment from DeafNation.

Address: Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 West Lee Street
1921 W. Lee St.
Greensboro, NC 27403 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-7474 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Andrew.Brown@ci.greensboro.nc.us
Fee: Fee

10 - 11 Toyota AMA Arenacross Series - One of 16 stops on the recently announced 2007-'08 Toyota AMA Arenacross Series schedule, the premier indoor motocross series in the United States. The upcoming Series will feature defending champion Danny Smith who won the first major championship of his career last season when he edged out Honda's Robbie Reynard. In addition to the professional racing on Saturday, February 23rd, amateurs will get a chance to test their skills on Sunday, February 24th beginning at 12:00 p.m.

Address: Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 West Lee Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-7474 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Andrew.Brown@ci.greensboro.nc.us
Fee: Fee

March

17 - 18 Central Carolina Boat Show - Come out and see the best in boats that Central Carolina has to offer.

Address: Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 West Lee Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-7474 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Andrew.Brown@ci.greensboro.nc.us
Fee: Fee

24 - 14 Textile Monuments Exhibition - Textile monuments examines the ways that objects made form fabric or fiber transmit memories-whether individual or communal. The artists gathered together for this exhibit employ traditional techniques such as stitching, knitting, canning, weaving or quilting to produce innovative fiber textile work

Address: 200 N Davie Street, Greensboro NC 27401
200 N. Davie St.
Greensboro, NC 27401 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)333-7460 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@greenhillcenter.org
Fee: Fee

3 - 4 Reenactment of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse - Anniversary Commemoration of the March 15, 1781 battle between Revolutionary forces of General Nathanael Greene and British commander Lord Cornwallis. Reenactment at Price Park, 1400 New Garden Road. Special events at Tannenbaum Historic Park and Guilford Courthouse National Military Park.

Address: Reenactment at Price Park, 1400 New Garden Road , Greensboro, North Carolina
Email: stephen_ware@nps.gov

17 The Annual Fink's Diamond Dash - Teams of two will answer riddles and complete challenges right from their cell phones, as they follow clues throughout the downtown area for the chance to win a 15k Ritani diamond ring! The event kicks off at Center City Park at 11AM
Registration is FREE but spots are limited. Sign up onlne today!
Brought to you by Fink's.

Address: 50 Adams Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 310-291-3111 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: amanda@scvngr.com
Web: www.GreensboroDiamondDash.com
Fee: Free

April

30 - 7 Shamberger Family Reunion Classic Car & Truck Show - Classic Car & Truck Show benefit fund raiser event for college academic scholarships.

Address: 3100 E. Lee Street, Greensboro, NC , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (850) 585-6663 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Michael.R.Shaw@usace.army.mil
Fee: Car Entry Fee $20, Free public addmission

31 - 1 Bicentennial Downtown Festival - A downtown arts and cultural festival will include historical themes; Childrens activities, visual and performing arts, games with historical and Greensboro trivia content, and an international pavilion with ethnic foods, crafts, etc...

Address: Downtown Greensboro, 317 S. Greenstreet
Greensboro area
Greensboro, NC 27410 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-3200 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

May

22 The Annual Parisian Promenade - Celebrate the arrival of spring by enjoying the sights, scenes, sounds and smells of a spring afternoon in Paris. Parisian Promenade will feature painters, photographers, fresh-cut flower bouquets, live musical performances, a children?s area (featuring art activities, balloon sculpting, and Tic Tac Toe.

Address: Bicentennial Garden off Hobbs Rd. adjacent to Holden Rd. & Cornwallis , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-2199 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

5 Annual Antiques and Art Festival - Come celebrate the Annual Antiques and Art on Elm on Saturday! Explore the styles of vendors from across the state as well as craftsmen, artisans and antique merchants from within our historic district of downtown Greensboro! See and buy all handmade pieces including jewelry, pottery, clothing, handbags, furniture and home accessories.

Address: South Elm Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)274-4595 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@downtowngreensboro.net

June

11 - 16 Eastern Music Festival - Over 80 concerts and music-related events make this nationally recognized summer music festival one of NC's most popular events. Concerts feature both orchestral and chamber music, international artists, plus a broad range of alternative music.

Address: Locations vary, 200 N. Davie Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)333-7450 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@easternmuscifestival.org

July

24 Fun Fourth Festival-Heritage Day at Blandwood - Come spread a blanket and enjoy heritage crafts, Revolutionary War re-enactors, Music - Bluegrass, Americana, Traditional.

Address: 447 W. Washington St. , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)272-5003 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@blandwood.org

8 Perfect Wedding Guide Bridal Show - This is your opportunity to meet face to face with our gathering of experienced wedding professionals. You can find the dress of your dreams, meet photographers, florists and other vendors PLUS find the ideal location for your reception AND honeymoon all in ONE day! Come see the latest trends, ideas and products to make your wedding perfect. One lucky bride will win a Romantic Honeymoon compliments of 4 Moons Travel! Plus there will be thousands more in door prizes! PRE-REGISTER Avoid long lines, register in advance at www.bridalshownc.com. There's no obligation. Send no money. Each bride registered will earn a 28% discount admission price for herself and guests and express check-in privileges. CASH ONLY AT THE DOOR.

Address: 200 N. Benbow Road , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 336-676-9631 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: gail@pwg.com
Web: www.BridalShowNC.com
Fee: $5.00 in advance/$7.00 at the door

August

28 Southern Elite Pageants - GLITZ NATIONAL PAGEANT!
DISCOUNT FOR OUT OF STATE CONTESTANTS!!

Address: Greensboro NC , Greensboro, North Carolina
Email: info@southernelitepageants.com
Web: www.southernelitepageants.com
Fee: varies

11 Rock Fest - Visitors will participate in interactive activities, such as panning for gold and collecting, identifying, and mining for treasures in the Mineral Mine. Children will also enjoy face painting, crafts and a special Ducky the Dinosaur show that will take place throughout the day.

Address: 4301 Lawndale Dr.
4301 Lawndale Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27455 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)288-3769 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@natsci.org
Fee: Fee

12 Triad Pride Festival Family Day Picnic - Pack your own picnic basket and come out with your family and friends. Join the festivities and fun. A Dj, JukeBox, and Dj Services will be on the grounds. Volleyball, Tennis, Padle boats, fishing and much more.

Address: Oka T Hester Park, Vandallia & Groometown Roads
3906 Betula Street
Greensboro, NC 27407 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Fee: Fee

September

25 Annual Get Down! Town Festival - The Downtown Community welcomes you to Greensboro with Live Music as well as other great entertainment. Come out and enjoy the festivities.

Address: Downtown , Greensboro, North Carolina

6 Annual Ice Cream and Music Festival - The Academy holds an annual Ice Cream and Music Festival in September as a fundraiser. The general public is encouraged to attend this fun event with games, entertainment, and refreshments (including all the ice cream you can eat!).

Address: Guilford College Campus, 5800 West Friendly Avenue , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)316-2000 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: mancadmin@bellsouth.net

8 - 9 Snaketacular Festival - We are celebrating the reptile world with its annual Snaketacular festival that features a large display of exotic reptiles featuring Herpeteculturalist Ron Key's venomous snake collection, rare albino snakes, and beautifully colored non-venomous snakes. Snaketacular activities will also include face painting, snakey stories, crafts, and the opportunity to get a picture taken with a live snake. The Herpetarium and Herpetology Discovery Lab will be open all day so visitors can pet a snake and other reptiles and amphibians.Saturday, 1 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept 23 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Address: 4301 Lawndale Drive , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)288-3769 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@natsci.org
Web: natsci.org

October

22 - 24 Tate Street Festival - 1st Weekend in October: Tate Street Festival is an annual event put on by Tate Street Merchants Association and the College Hill Neighborhood Association and runs in conjunction with UNCG parents weekend. Local artisans, musicians, and performers come out for a great day of entertainment and fun.

Address: Tate Street, Greensboro
334 Tate St.
Greensboro, NC 27403 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)275-2754 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

29 Fall Festival - a day filled with fun for the entire family. There will be hayrides, carnival food, face painting, a petting zoo, children?s crafts, a pumpkin patch and bow & arrow demonstrations. Local craftsmen and wildlife organizations will be on hand to answer questions and provide hands-on demonstrations. Learn more about our local animal shelter and possibly take home a new, furry friend. The event is free, but vendors will be on-site selling food, beverages, crafts, produce, and other items. For more information, call 373-3800.

Address: 5834 Bur-Mil Club Rd
5834 Bur-Mil Club Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27410 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-3800 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: kathy.chatfield@greensboro-nc.gov
Fee: Fee

13 Ghost Stories in the Graveyard - Ghost stories in the cemetery are a tradition at the Museum, and veteran storyteller Cynthia Brown has been part of that tradition for many years. She will weave her spooky tales for the young, age four and up, and the young at heart. The audience, seated on blankets and sit-upons, assists in setting a "scary" mood. With the children's help, the wind blows - -ooooo, dry leaves rustle underfoot, chains clank, and a door cre-e-e-aks open. No one can resist jumping at an unexpected "BOO."

Address: 130 Summit Ave , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-2043 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: taneka.bennett@greensboro-nc.gov

13 Goulash! Moonlight Cemetery Walk - There is a cemetery behind the Greensboro Historical Museum, an old cemetery developed and once used by the congregation of First Presbyterian Church. A path between the museum and the YWCA, hidden by the leaves of ever-growing trees, lures passers-by to peak over the high brick wall. There, a host armed with a light invites the curious to take a stroll, a guided stroll, along winding pine needle strewn paths. Beware! Ghosts of our ancestors may mysteriously appear to share a tale of his or her times.

Address: Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Ave , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-2043 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: taneka.bennett@greensboro-nc.gov

16 Boo Bash - Join us for three scientifically spooky hours of safe, "scare free" fun for the entire family. Kids are encouraged to wear their favorite Halloween costume and join us for plenty of festivities such as Halloween games, face painting, spooky science shows featuring wizards performing magical feats, f

Address: Natural Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Dr. , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)288-3769 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@natsci.org
Fee: Fee

November

19 - 21 Annual Holiday Market - Visit with Santa and listen to strolling carolers as you sample tasty treats. Collect holiday feasting, decorating and entertaining ideas from experts. Shop for yourself, your home and everyone on your holiday gift list. More than 350 specialty vendors.Fri. 10a.m.-9p.m., Sat. 9a.m.-8p.m., Sun. 11a.m

Address: 1921 W. Lee St, Greensboro Coliseum, Special Events Ctr , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-7474 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Andrew.Brown@ci.greensboro.nc.us

21 Bricolage Arts Festival: FLOW - Duane Cyrus of Cyrus Art Production and Virginia Shepley enliven the stage with dance-theater and multi-media scenic elements suspsended from the ceiling.

Address: 801 Westover Terrace, Grimsley High School Auditorium
317 S. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401-2615 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)274-2282 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@visitgreensboronc.com
Fee: Fee

28 Perfect Wedding Guide Bridal Show - The Perfect Wedding Guide Bridal Show will be held Sunday, November 4, 2012 at The Elm Street Center. Pre-register at www.bridalshownc.com to receive $2 off the $7 admission!

Address: 203 S Elm St , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 336-676-9631 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: raleigh@pwg.com
Web: www.bridalshownc.com
Fee: $7.00

2 - 4NC0319017e150 - Greensboro Holiday Market: The Triad's Complete Holiday Experience - The Annual Holiday Market is Your Complete Holiday Experience! Offering foods and fashions, gifts and glitter, music and magic - everything to make the holidays bright. This exciting Christmas extravaganza kicks off the season with specialty gift stores, fashion jewelry, clothing, gourmet foods, decorations and ideas, home accessories and d├ęcor, food and wine sampling, arts and crafts, and of course, Santa! Holiday Market offers participating vendors the opportunity to sell to tens of thousands of customers - all eager to shop! The customers come early and return often - leaving with bags and bags of goodies.

Show Hours: Fri. 10-9, Sat. 9-7, Sun. 11-5

Group Tickets are available in quantities of 15 or more. Call 336-282-5550 for more information. Prices and Hours subject to change.

Address: Greensboro Coliesum Complex SEC - 1921 W. Lee St. , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 336-282-5550 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Contact@GilmoreShows.com
Web: www.CraftShow.com
Fee: $8/Adult, $1/Child (6-12), Under 6 Free. Same day Free Return. Photo ID is Required with Free Return Pass..

16 Festival of Lights - Outside entertainment along Elm St, from Lee St to Center City Park, to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season. Lighting of the Community Tree; shops open late, kid's activities. Grassroots Productions Limited

From I-40/I-85, exit north at S. Elm/Eugene St. and follow signs to downtown

Address: Elm Street , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)274-4595 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: festivaloflights@bellsouth.net
Fee: Fee

23 - 25NC0319017e149 - Greensboro Craftsmen's Christmas Classic Art & Craft Festival - The Annual Craftsmen's Classics Christmas Art & Craft Festival features original designs and work from hundreds of talented artists and craftspeople from across America. See the creative process in action as many exhibitors demonstrate throughout the weekend. There is something for every style, taste and budget with items from the most traditional to the most contemporary. This show is a winner of Sunshine Artist "200 Best" awards.

Show Hours: Fri. 9-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5
Admission Good all 3 days with FREE Return Pass from Show Desk. Pick up from Show Desk prior to exiting the show.
Group Tickets are available in quantities of 15 or more. Call 336-282-5550 for more information.

Address: Greensboro Coliesum Complex SEC - 1921 W. Lee St. , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: 336-282-5550 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Contact@GilmoreShows.com
Web: www.CraftShow.com
Fee: $8/Adult, $1/Child (6-12), Under 6 Free. Prices and Hours subject to change.

December

1 The Annual Candlefest Christmas Celebration - Santa! What a wonderful way to start the holidays. This is a cooperative project between the Tarheel Triad Girl Scout Council and the Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department.

Address: Greensboro Arboretum, located within Lindley Park, just off W. Market
401 Ashland Drive
Greensboro, NC 27403 , Greensboro, North Carolina
Ph: (336)373-2199 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Carolina Model Railroaders

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Legends

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Mayberry

Famous for bean and bacon soup, homemade chicken, tuna and egg salad, along with hot dogs and many desserts.

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Amtrak Station - Greensboro

This historically renovated full service station includes Amtrak ticket agent on duty, walk-up ticket window sales, free parking and checked baggage. Station open 24 hours. Daily trains include: 73, 74 (Raleigh to Charlotte), 79, 80 (New York to Charlotte) and 19, 20 (New York to New Orleans)

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Allen & Son Pit-Cooked Bar-B-Que

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